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What's Happening at Cañada: Week of February 13, 2017




 Week of February 13, 2017



Personal Statement Workshop

Building 9, Room 206
Every Tuesday, 9-11 a.m.
Every Thursday, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

The Beating the Odds (BTO) Peer Mentorship Program is also offering assistance with personal statement writing on a drop-in basis every Tuesday and Thursday.


DREAM Hour

Every Thursday
DREAM Center (Building 9, Second Floor)
12:30-2 p.m.

The DREAM Center will begin hosting a weekly DREAM Hour for students, faculty and staff.  Please join us for an informal gathering in the DREAM Center every Thursday 12:30-2 p.m. for snacks and solidarity to all.  Everyone is welcome.  Drop by any time.


Art Exhibit: Claude Ferguson – Recent Paintings

Cañada College Art Gallery (Building 9, First Floor)
February 13 – March 30

The Cañada College Art Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of multimedia paintings by the Bay Area artist Claude Ferguson. This exhibit of recent work consists of 11 multimedia paintings, rich in color and imposing in their energy and physicality. The gallery hours of operation for this show are Monday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30-11 a.m. and 12:30 – 2 p.m.


February 14
Business and Entrepreneurship Club’s Snack Attack

In front of Building 9
10 a.m.–4 p.m.

The Cañada College Business and Entrepreneurship Club is launching Snack Attack, a snack and beverage cart you can find on campus on certain days and times as well as during special events. Proceeds will support club activities. 


Cañada Women’s Tennis vs. Foothill College

Cañada College
2 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Foothill College!


Cañada Men’s Baseball vs. Sacramento City College

Cañada College
2 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Sacramento City College!


Tea Time with TRIO

Learning Center Staff Room (Building 9, Second Floor by the STEM Center)
2-3 p.m.

Take a well-deserved break from your busy day and enjoy some coffee, tea, hot chocolate and cookies.  Meet other Cañada Students as well as faculty and staff.  Learn about what’s happening at Cañada, the Learning Center, TRIO, ¡ESO!, and A2B!


Scholarship Workshop

Financial Literacy Lab (Building 9-123)
5-6 p.m.

Staff will be on hand to assist if you have questions or need assistance in completing the scholarship application.


February 15
University Visit: Grand Canyon University

The Grove
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Come meet representatives from Grand Canyon University.


Spring Internship Fair

The Grove
11 a.m. -1 p.m.

Community College students, like four-year university students need the exposure that an internship provides to not only gain experience in an area, but also to discover whether or not they may wish to pursue that area as their major.


Summer Study Abroad: South Africa and Cuba – Informational Meeting

Building 13, Room 117
11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Join Professors Danielle Powell and John Ulloa for this informational meeting to learn about the study abroad courses in South Africa and Cuba. Please RSVP via email to studyabroad@smccd.edu  or through Facebook Events.


STEM Speaker Series - John Orozco – Manager, Mechanical Engineer @ Applied Materials
Building 6, Room 101/102
5-6 p.m.

A Cañada College grad, hear about John’s path from Engineering 100 to his current job as an Engineering Manager!   

Cañada Men’s Basketball vs. Skyline College

Cañada College Gym
7 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Skyline College!


February 16
Workshop: Financial Aid Steps for Transfer Students – Part 1

Building 9, Room 123
2-3 p.m.

Learn about financial aid availability at the universities; how to complete FAFSA, DREAMer application, types of loans.


February 17
Cañada Men’s Baseball vs. Feather River College

Cañada College
2 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Feather River College!


February 18-21
Declared Recess for President’s Day– Campus Closed


February 21

Cañada Men’s Baseball vs. Solano College

Cañada College
1 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on Solano College!


Cañada Women’s Tennis vs. CCSF

Cañada College
2 p.m.

Cheer on the Colts as they take on City College of San Francisco!


February 22
University Visit: Golden Gate University

The Grove
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Come meet representatives from Golden Gate University.

Immigration Awareness

University Center (Building 6, Room 101/102)
3-4 p.m.

Hear perspectives on immigration from faculty, students and legal representatives.

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